Medicine Overview of Sta Tablet
Uses of Sta Tablet
Sta 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of parasitic worm infections.
Side effects of Sta Tablet
Headache, Nausea, Fever, Hair loss, Vomiting, Abnormal liver function tests, Dizziness, Abdominal pain, Vertigo.
How to use Sta Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Sta 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Sta Tablet works
Mebendazole belongs to a class of medicines called as anti-helmintics. It acts by inhibiting glucose uptake by larvae and adult helminthes; thereby killing them..
In Depth Information on Sta Tablet
Expert advice for Sta Tablet
- Do not take the medicine if you are allergic to it or to any other content in the medicine.
- Avoid taking mebendazole If you are suffering from any brain disorder.
- Take special precaution while taking mebendazole if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding a baby.
- This medicine is not recommended for children less than 2 years old.
Special precautions for Sta 500mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sta 500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Sta 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Sta 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Sta 500+more
mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
Sta 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit+more
h liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sta 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Spentoin 100mg Capsule, Spentoin Injection
Frequently asked questions for Sta 500mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Mebendazole
Q. Does alcohol affect mebendazole?
The effect of alcohol on mebendazole is not known. However, it is advisable not to consume alcohol while taking mebendazole. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Sta is effective against tapeworms, roundworms, pinworms
Yes. Sta causing diarrhea is uncommon.Consult your doctor if you experience such side effect.
User Submitted Feedback For Sta 500mg Tablet
What are you using this medicine for?
Parasitic worm infections